Definition - job

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job
  1. a damaging piece of work; "dry rot did the job of destroying the barn"; "the barber did a real job on my hair"
  2. the performance of a piece of work; "she did an outstanding job as Ophelia"; "he gave it up as a bad job"
  3. the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money; "he's not in my line of business"
  4. the responsibility to do something; "it is their job to print the truth"
  5. a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee; "estimates of the city's loss on that job ranged as high as a million dollars"; "the job of repairing the engine took several hours"; "the endless task of classifying the samples"; "the farmer's morning chores"
  6. a crime (especially a robbery); "the gang pulled off a bank job in St. Louis"
  7. a workplace; as in the expression "on the job";
  8. an object worked on; a result produced by working; "he held the job in his left hand and worked on it with his right"

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